|Title:||Associate Athletic Communications Director|
|Organization:||Men's Basketball, Men's/Women's Golf, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Softball, Volleyball|
|Year:||5th Year at Upstate|
|Previous College:||Winthrop, 2008|
Contact for: Men's Basketball, Men's/Women's Golf, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Softball, Volleyball
Wesley Herring is in his fifth year as the Associate Athletic Communications Directions at USC Upstate.
Herring, a native of Dillon, S.C., comes to Upstate after serving one year as the Assistant Sports Information Director at Fayetteville State University in Fayeyetteville, N.C. While at Fayetteville State, he was the primary media contact for all 10 of the Bronco sports programs. Herring also handled gameday operations for both football, and men's and women's basketball.
Prior to his time in Fayetteville, he spent six years as the Media Relations Intern and Student Assistant at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C. Herring's primary sport responsibilities with the Eagles were women's soccer and baseball, while also assisting on courtside statistics for volleyball, and men's and women's basketball. He also served as the media relations contact for the men's and women's tennis teams as a student.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Sport Management from Winthrop in 2008 where he earned the NASSP Award and was named the Sport Management Intern of the Year.
Herring is a 2004 graduate of Dillon High School where lettered in both football and soccer. He earned two junior varsity letters and two varsity letters in football, while lettering four years in varsity soccer. Herring played football under head coach Jackie Hayes, where he started on the offensive line as a senior. He also received All-Region honors in 2004 for soccer.
He is a member of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).